Today, Feburary 18th, 2013, Lakers owner Jerry Buss lost his 18month battle with cancer. Jerry Buss will forever be remembered for his innovations and creative ownership practices that revolutionized the way many professional sports teams operated and did business. Buss innovations from when originally bough the Los Angeles Lakers in 1979 have turned the organization in a Billion Dollar sports franchise, and one of the most successful sports franchises in Sports History. Jerry Buss was enshrined in the NBA Basket Ball hall of fame where he will not only be forever remembered in our hearts and minds, but also in Basket Ball immortality. R.I.P Below is an article from the New York times chronicling the life of Jerry Buss in greater detail.
Congratulations to Dr. Shaquille O’Neal for completing his completing his Doctoral course work and receiving his Doctorate in Education. Shaq graduated form Barry University and was more than proud to show off his custom XXXL Crimson Robe and Light blue Doctoral ssh as he walked across the stage proudly accepting his diploma. Shaq also sated that he wanted everyone to know that this is not a an honorary degree and that he has worked extremely hard to earn this prestigious degree. CONGRATULATIONS DR. SHAQ!!! Below is an article from the Miami Hearlad describing everyth9ing in greater detail.